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Re: [PATCH] exclude runtime-pseudo-reloc symbols from auto-export
On Sat, Dec 21, 2002 at 06:48:09PM +1100, Robert Collins wrote:
>On Sat, 2002-12-21 at 15:39, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> Maybe the horse has left the barn already but it would have been nice
>> (tm) if these type of symbols were marked in some generic way so that
>> we wouldn't have to keep remembering to extend this table.
>I recall commenting on this aspect in a recent binutils thread in the
>cygwin lists, and being told that it didn't matter.
Didn't you suggest that anything in a library residing in /usr/lib or
/usr/local/lib be excluded? That's not quite the same thing as what
I was musing about. I was talking about marking individual symbols.
Symbols can be global or static. On elf-supporting symbols global
symbols can also be marked "weak". On windows they could be marked